Mudpots near Salton Buttes on the edge of the Salton Sea

Sunset illuminates a scattering of mud cones, bubbling pools, and steaming pits on a muddy, footprint-riddled surface.

Detailed Description

Mudpots bubble and steam near the Salton Buttes lava domes, a volcanic area at the southeastern end of the Salton Sea, California.


Image Dimensions: 3648 x 2736

Date Taken:

Location Taken: CA, US


Photo by Deborah Bergfeld, USGS